Rugby Coach Weekly

Science-based approach to better and safer tackling

April 25, 2018 Season 1 Episode 5
Rugby Coach Weekly
Science-based approach to better and safer tackling
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Rugby Coach Weekly
Science-based approach to better and safer tackling
Apr 25, 2018 Season 1 Episode 5
Dan Cottrell / Dr Sharief Hendricks
Dr Sharief Hendricks outlines his research team’s findings on tacklin in rugby
Show Notes

Dr Sharief Hendricks outlines his research team’s findings on tackling. He says that, through in-depth video analysis, he has found: The key attributes to a safe and effective tackle. A step-by-step method of coaching that tackle. He tell us that: The best tackles are both powerful and safe. That technical understanding by coaches is the biggest barrier to progression. Tackle pads have a limited role to play in tackle progression. That you can improve tackling with the right conditioning. You can read more about his work at:

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